LSU CB Derek Stingley Jr. announced in The Players’ Tribune that he has declared for the 2022 NFL Draft.
— The Players' Tribune (@PlayersTribune) January 6, 2022
Stingley, 20, is projected to be a first-round pick and could be the first cornerback taken in this year’s draft.
He earned first-team All-SEC honors in 2019 and 2020, and he was also a Consensus All-American in 2019.
During his three-year college career, Stingley recorded 73 total tackles, seven tackles for loss, six interceptions, 20 pass defenses, two fumble recoveries, and two forced fumbles.